WPA tree removal scheduled this week: 6/22-24
UWBG plant collection accession #: 88-62-A
Acer rubrum var trilobum (Carolina Red Maple)
Location: North Pinetum, aka Conifer Meadows, Grid 42-4W
Status: Standing Dead
Cause: Unknown, however suspect of phytophthera and abiotic stress during 2007 irrigation mainline installation. Evidence of fungal disease under bark.
UWBG tree crew will perform removal and is responsible for all public safety precautions and possible trail closures.
Postings also on-site and at Graham Visitors Center
UW Botanic Gardens